The National Agency for the Control of AIDS, NACA, has warned against the danger that stigmatisation and discrimination against people living with HIV pose to Nigeria meeting the global goal of ending the HIV scourge by 2030.
The University College Hospital, UCH, Ibadan, has established a clinic where multi-vitamins and minerals will be used to boost the health of patients having terminal and chronic diseases.
ADEKUNLE ADESUJI, Abuja
The National Assembly has concluded plans to increase the 2017 Ministry of Health Budget to N1.1 trillion in line with African Union Abuja Declaration of 2001 which recommends a minimum of 15% of total annual budgets of member states for the health sector.
It was a gruesome scene. The body had severe wounds and was still bleeding despite having been lying for a few hours in the hot Senegalese savanna.
The Nasarawa State Commissioner for Health, Daniel Iya, has confirmed that four persons have lost their lives to Lassa fever outbreak in the state.
President Muhammadu Buhari has released $55.5 million to the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) for women healthcare project.
The Kogi state government has said it would commence a week-long free primary health care service, for pregnant women and children who are between 6 and 59 months in the state.
A bill that seeks to dedicate a whole day for health fitness exercise for Nigerians has scaled the second reading in the House of Representatives.